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Thread poster: Estefanía González

Estefanía González  Identity Verified
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Mar 12, 2005

Hi everyone again,

I am translating a .doc file. There is nothing that I could have identified as potentially problematic: tables, text boxes... Just text.

However, Wordfast has declared several times the translation as finished, and furthermore, Word has crashed already twice.

I had a similar problem before with a .doc file in which the text was contained in tables, and once I exported the text from the tables into another document, everything worked flawlessly.

Well, now I can't explain what is wrong with the file and how to deal with it.

Thanks in advance for your valuable help.

Estefanía


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Heinrich Pesch  Identity Verified
Finland
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Save as text or rtf and load again Mar 13, 2005

If there is no special formatting you could try to save the doc as txt or rtf. Once I rescued a job like that which crashed my machine.
Regards
Heinrich


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Estefanía González  Identity Verified
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Thx! Mar 13, 2005

Thanx a lot Heinrich.

I finished the translation already , well...after several crahes;)

I will keep your piece of advice preciously for next time.

Have a good Sunday!

Estefanía


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